Sr. Manager, Expert – Oil Palm Mill Commissioning & Operation


GVL: Operations


Liberian Preferred


Bachelor Degree (BA, BS, BBA)


15-20 years

Work Site:

Sinoe and Grand Kru Counties



Terms of Reference

  • Responsible for commissioning of Mini Mill of 5 tph, training workforce and successful operation
  • Responsible for commissioning of Main Mill of 40 tph, training workforce and successful operation
  • Receipt of FFB through consistent operation of dual weight bridge with online upload of data to SAP
  • FFB grading at pre-sterilization stage
  • Operation of sterilization, fruit separation and oil extraction
  • Storage of Pure Oil in secure and controlled tankage
  • Storage of Kernels in secure storage controlling for mold and fire hazard
  • Operation of EFB based boilers and power generators for mill and compounds
  • Operation of EFB storage and loading for fertilizing
  • Operation of safe and non-leakage effluent storage
  • Develop budgets and performance plans to meet approved targets
  • Establish required organization and staffing and develop local workforce to full proficiency required
  • Organize and perform skills and knowledge transfer to build Liberian cadre of management in accordance of the company development plan
  • Establish and maintain good labor and social practices in accordance with policies
  • Ensure environmental and social compliance with Liberian regulations and in alignment with Roundtable on Sustainable Oil Palm (RSPO) principles, including HCV, FPIC, NPP, and HCS

Qualifications and Requirements

A. Academic & Professional Qualifications

  • University Graduate, with degree in Mechanical Engineering; or
  • University Graduate with other science based degree and completing education in mechanical  

B. Professional, Proven Work Experience

  • Minimum 15 years experience in Oil Palm Mill commissioning and all facets of operation
  • Previously reached full Mill Manager or Senior Manager level in reputable company
  • Successful track record consisting of:
    • Previously managing minimum 40 tph mill
    • Management and training mill workforce of more than 100 manufacturing employees
    • Previously commissioned minimum 1 mill of 40 tph from construction into successful operation
    • Proof operated mill meeting OER of 21% and Effluent targets
    • Operating SAP manufacturing system

Please submit your Cover Letter, CV (Resume) and qualifications to In Subject line, please mention the job position(s) you are applying for.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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